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Larry William Lawson

December 25, 1942 ~ January 1, 2021 (age 78)


Larry William Lawson, 78, of Presque Isle passed away Friday, January 1, 2021 at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.

Larry was born on December 25, 1942 to the late Lamont and Harriett (Remington) Lawson. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. In April 1968, he married Nancy Kellogg. She preceded him in death on September 21, 1993. Larry was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church.

Surviving are his two daughters, Elizabeth (Joshua) Velie, Lynn Ellen Lawson; two grandchildren, Alex Thulin, Emma Velie; two siblings, David (Kathy) Lawson; Joanne Wheatley; and several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Lawson was preceded in death by his grandson, Joshua Leigh Thulin; siblings, Leslie Lawson, Leonard Lawson, Gary Lawson, and Richard Lawson.

A graveside service will take place at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly, Michigan. Arrangements have been handled by the Bannan Funeral Home.

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